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The website seeks to engage the MIT community in a larger conversation about where education is headed.

A Clear-Eyed Look at Computer Vision Syndrome

If you have any of these symptoms – blurred vision or eyestrain; dry, itchy, red, or burning eyes; neck or back pain – and are more symptomatic when you’re on the computer, then you have computer vision syndrome.

Computer Basics for Those with Basic English Skills

ESL volunteers in the community have developed a Computer Basics workshop for MIT Facilities staff who aren’t native English speakers. The workshop features one-on-one tutorials and covers key services such as email, Skype, and Google searches.

Yammer at MIT Offers Many Ways to Collaborate and Stay Informed

Why are community members joining Yammer at MIT? This social network lets them share content, ask questions and get answers, join groups of interest, and alert others to events and compelling links.

CPS Photo Library Captures Iconic MIT

This photo collection, hosted on Flickr and managed by Communication Production Services, is a resource for MIT print projects, web communications, and social media. Over 1,000 photos are available at no cost, for exclusive use by the MIT community.

MIT Connect: Explore the World of MIT through Social Media

Want to know what’s up at MIT? Check out MIT Connect, an innovative social media portal recently launched by MIT’s Communication Production Services (CPS) in collaboration with the News Office.

OEIT's Role in Fostering Open Education: An Interview with Vijay Kumar

In a second interview, Vijay Kumar, Director of MIT's Office of Educational Innovation and Technology (OEIT), discusses how OEIT is helping to foster open education at MIT.

Open Education on the Move: An Interview with Vijay Kumar

Vijay Kumar, Director of MIT's Office of Educational Innovation and Technology (OEIT), discusses some of the key concepts propelling the open education movement.

Get with IT: IS&T Helps Incoming Students Learn About Computing Resources

IS&T will host several sessions during and after orientation to help incoming students make the most of computing resources on campus.

Online Courses Help You Learn MIT Applications

The beauty of online courses is that you can pick up skills as needed, anytime and anywhere. Recognizing this, IS&T’s Training Team has been full steam ahead, creating web-based courses to help community members learn and use MIT applications effectively.